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Pumpjacks work behind a natural gas flare in North Dakota. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

Natural gas futures fall in light trading Friday

The benchmark price of natural gas, set by the next-month futures contract for delivery at Louisiana’s Henry Hub, fell 8.7 cents to $2.212 per million British thermal unit in light trading Friday.
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File)

Alaska buys out TransCanada’s interest in gas project

Legislators earlier this month approved funding for the state to buy out the Canadian pipeline company’s interest in the project, giving the state a greater stake.
(Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg)

Shell’s BG deal cleared by Australian competition regulator

Shell’s takeover has already won key regulatory approvals from the U.S., the European Union and Brazil.
(Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg)

Natural gas inventories approach bearish milestone

The 49 billion cubic foot injection into storage reported by the U.S. Energy Information Administration brought total inventories to 3.98 billion cubic feet.
FILE — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, July 8, 2015. Cuomo intends to take a lead role in a broad campaign pressing for a crackdown on the improper dealing of firearms, swerving into national politics on an issue that has caused him some political heartburn in New York but has become a defining subject of the 2016 presidential campaign. (John Taggart/The New York Times)

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rejects proposed gas terminal off coast

The deep-water docking station known as Port Ambrose was to be built 19 miles off Jones Beach on Long Island and 29 miles off Long Brach, New Jersey.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

TransCanada wins $500 million Mexico project

TransCanada said it plans to spend $500 million building the 36-inch, 155-mile Tuxpan-Tula Pipeline that will run from near the Mexican Gulf Coast to the interior Mexican state of Hidalgo.
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 photo, Carolyn Reilly, right, and Susan Worrell with her dog Radar talk outside the Franklin County Board of Supervisors meeting in Rocky Mount, Va. Carolyn and her husband Ian Reily left Florida and moved to Virginia in 2010 to farm a 58 acres. Then a year ago, they learned a natural gas pipeline would slice through their farm and their lives took another turn - to activism against the plan. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Keystone off the table, but back East, pipeline fight builds

From New England to North Carolina, scattered insurgencies have formed in opposition to a spider web of pipelines up and down the Eastern Seaboard as the nation’s energy industry seeks to move pent-up natural gas supplies.
Source:, Trans Adriatic Pipeline.

Commentary: Southern Gas Corridor can boost regional stability

Georgios Papanikolaou is the Consul of Greece to Houston; Elena Sgarbi is the Consul General of Italy to Houston; and Ferhat Alkan is the Consul General of the Republic of Turkey to Houston.
An aerial view of Dominion's Cove Point LNG facility in Lusby, Md. Storage tanks are shown in the foreground; tankers dock at the receiving terminal in the background to transfer liquefied natural gas. (Photo: Dominion Resources Inc.)

Natural gas in storage reaches record level

The U.S. has tied and is set to surpass a record for the amount of natural gas in storage, according to the latest Energy Department data.
Pumpjacks work behind a natural gas flare in North Dakota. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

Natural gas rallies after small gain in inventories

Natural gas prices rose Thursday after Energy Department data showed a smaller-than-expected gain in inventories.